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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 14%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 52' North, Longitude: 69° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.07 meters/second, 1605.8 km/hour, 997.8 miles/hour or 867.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.63 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 minorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 31' 41.6"997.72 miwest0° 10' 46.8"12.35 minorth997.61 mi
24 hours11° 16' 37.4"774.46 mieast4° 04' 24.9"279.95 minorth819.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto AyacuchoWed 3:04 PM287 km178 miles155 nmEast-southeast ESE
San Fernando de ApureWed 3:04 PM293 km182 miles158 nmEast-northeast ENE
CúcutaWed 2:34 PM309 km192 miles167 nmWest-northwest WNW
BarquisimetoWed 3:04 PM358 km223 miles193 nmNorth N
BucaramangaWed 2:34 PM359 km223 miles194 nmWest W
ValenciaWed 3:04 PM429 km266 miles232 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaracaiboWed 3:04 PM466 km289 miles252 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaracayWed 3:04 PM469 km291 miles253 nmNortheast NE
VillavicencioWed 2:34 PM510 km317 miles275 nmSouthwest SW
CaracasWed 3:04 PM522 km324 miles282 nmNortheast NE
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